General Kuribayashi, commander of the Japanese forces at Iwo Jima, circa 1937-1944Portrait of Kuribayashi, date unknownKuribayashi directing defenders at Iwo Jima, circa May 1944-Jan 1945
General Kuribayashi, commander of the Japanese forces at Iwo Jima, circa 1937-1944Portrait of Kuribayashi, date unknownKuribayashi directing defenders at Iwo Jima, circa May 1944-Jan 1945
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"Among the men who fought on Iwo Jima, uncommon valor was a common virtue."

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